November 16, 2015 / 5:53 AM / 2 years ago

South African Markets - Factors to watch on November 16

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect South African markets on Monday.

DIARY

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COMPANIES

Telkom reports H1 results

Barloworld reports FY results

Tongaat Hulett reports H1 results

PPC Ltd reports FY results

SOUTH AFRICAN MARKETS

Stocks ended in the red and the rand weakened against the dollar on Friday, reacting to falls in commodity prices which tumbled to multi-year lows on worries over a glut in supply and slower global economic growth.

GLOBAL MARKETS

Asian stocks fell to six-week lows on Monday and emerging market currencies wilted as investors sought the safety of the greenback in the wake of Friday's deadly attacks in Paris and downbeat economic data.

WALL STREET

U.S. equity futures opened lower on Sunday, following coordinated attacks in Paris on Friday that killed more than 130 people.

GOLD

Gold jumped 1 percent on Monday as investors sought safety in the metal following Friday's deadly attacks in Paris and as equities fell.

EMERGING MARKETS

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Some of the main stories out in the South African press:

BUSINESS DAY

- G-20 sets sights on terrorist financing

- Strike delays bills before Parliament

BUSINESS REPORT

- 1 percent 'graduate tax' is in the making

- Fed decision won't hurt rand - Nene

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